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Bearcats Drop Season Opener To Bauxite

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last Friday night, March 2nd, the Mena Bearcats baseball team hosted the Bauxite Miners for their home and season opener at Union Bank Field. Kyndon Schuller started the night on the mound for the Bearcats. The first pitch of the season for Mena was a ball outside to the Miners. The first batter for Bauxite went ...

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Young Bearcats Earn Runner-Up

BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – A local Bearcats baseball team earned runner-up in a recent tournament. No, these aren’t the high school Bearcats, but rather 9 and 10 year old boys coached by Brian Hensley and Tate Mendoza. This Bearcat team, composed of only three 10 year olds, took their talent north on Highway 71 and competed in the Border Town ...

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Mena Baseball Falls to the Curly Wolves

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Mena Bearcat baseball team fell to the Curly Wolves of Prescott on Friday night, by a score of 12-6. After one complete inning of play, the Bearcats led Prescott 5-4, but afterwards Mena seemed to fall apart. The Curly Wolves tied the game in the top of the third, and took a three run lead ...

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Panthers Plow Past Mena

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Mena Bearcat baseball team hosted the Ashdown Panthers at Union Bank Field Monday night, March 27th. Ian Martin started the game on the mound for the Bearcats. Mena allowed only one early run, but gave up six two-out runs in the first. Ashdown held an early 7-0 lead after half an inning. Ashdown retired the ...

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Mena Drops Two Games Against Dragons

BY EASTON LEONARD – Monday night, March 6th, at Union Bank Field on the campus of Mena High School, the Mena Bearcat baseball team took on the Genoa Central Dragons in a doubleheader. The Bearcats gave Ian Martin the nod to start the game off on the hill in the first game. Martin gave up only one hit in the ...

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Bearcats Get Hammered by the Bauxite Miners

The Mena Bearcats Baseball team fell to the Bauxite Miners on Friday, April 8th, in a conference game, bringing their season to a 3-6 total. The Bearcats lost the game 19-0. The Bearcats will be on the road for their next three games, traveling to Arkadelphia on Monday, April 11th, Nashville on Friday, April 15th, and Fountain Lake on Monday, ...

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Bearcats Stepped Up to Win Season Opener

BY BROOKE HINES – The Bearcats season opener was on Monday, February 29th in West Yell County. Coach Bates and the Mena Bearcats came out and won the first game of the season, 14 to 2. Senior players stepped up in the game to help secure the win for the Bearcats. The Mena Bearcats will be back in action on Tuesday at ...

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Bearcat Baseball

Mena’s Seth Puckett finally catches Cossatot River’s Jovani Gonzalez who was caught in a pickle between third and home. The Bearcats went on to defeat the Eagles, 2-1. Cossatot River’s Brody Smith fouls one off during the game against the Mena. The Eagles ultimately fell to the Bearcats 2-1. Mena third baseman Brandon Fields applies the tag to Cossatot River’s ...

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